For the last concert of its 17th season, the Molinari Quartet pays homage to Benjamin Britten. On Friday May 23rd, the musicians will perform Britten’s three string quartets at the Conservatoire de musique de Montréal at 8 pm. The year 2013 celebrated Britten’s 100th anniversary and this concert is the Molinari’s tribute to this extraordinary lyrical and original British composer.
This concert will be preceded by a Dialogue on Saturday May 17th at 2 pm at the Chapelle historique du Bon-Pasteur during which the musicians will present excerpts and discuss the quartets with the public. Admission is free.